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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > White County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[White_County,_Arkansas|White County]]''  
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Guide to '''White County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = White County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1835
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| founded date = October 23
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| seat wl = Searcy
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[http://www.whitecountyar.org/ White County Courthouse]<br>300 N Spruce Street<br>Searcy, AR 72143<br>Phone: 501.279.6200 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.whitecountyar.org/ White County Courthouse]<br>300 N Spruce Street<br>Searcy, AR 72143<br>Phone: 501.279.6200 <br>
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<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court, land, tax and miscellaneous records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1835--'''White County was created 23 October 1835&nbsp;from Pulaski, Jackson, and Independence Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Searcy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1835--'''White County was created 23 October 1835&nbsp;from [[Pulaski County, Arkansas|Pulaski]], [[Jackson County, Arkansas|Jackson]], and [[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]] Counties.
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'''County seat:''' Searcy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of White County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Cleburne County, Arkansas|Cleburne]]
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*[[Faulkner County, Arkansas|Faulkner]]
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*[[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]]
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*[[Jackson County, Arkansas|Jackson]]
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*[[Lonoke County, Arkansas|Lonoke]]
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*[[Prairie County, Arkansas|Prairie]]
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*[[Woodruff County, Arkansas|Woodruff]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== '''''Civil War'''''<br>  =====
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*Men from this county served in the [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry]]<sup>1</sup>, [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]].<sup>2</sup> and the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]]<sup>3 </sup>.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>1</sup> Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry'' (Desmond Walls Allen, Conway, Arkansas, 1988.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<sup>2</sup> Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)'' (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>3 </sup>Allen, Desmond Walls.''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.<br>
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194724&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+White&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+White|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/White/ White County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Guide to White County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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White County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded October 23, 1835
County Seat Searcy
Courthouse
Address White County Courthouse
300 N Spruce Street
Searcy, AR 72143
Phone: 501.279.6200
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County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
300 N Spruce Street
Searcy, AR 72143
Phone: 501.279.6200


County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court, land, tax and miscellaneous records[1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Searcy [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of White County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

    1 Allen, Desmond Walls. The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Desmond Walls Allen, Conway, Arkansas, 1988.

    2 Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).

    3 Allen, Desmond Walls.First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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